But, rightly in our view, he’s starting with the kitchen utensils.
A Russian-born, UK-based inventor has produced a robot that is capable of knocking up some seriously good grub.
Like a mechanised Ratatouille, he will follow your movements in the kitchen, memorise them, and then reproduce both them and your food. All without you lifting a finger!
The implications are potentially enormous, not least for the elderly and infirm of the future – we might all be enjoying our ‘own food’ long after we ourselves are capable of making it.